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Caraway Name Meaning

English: from Middle English carewei ‘caraway’ (from Old French carvi, caroi), probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a spice merchant.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Carraway, Garraway, Callaway, Bradway, Stanaway, Caram, Ordway

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Caraway Family Origin

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Caraway Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoemaker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Caraway occupation in the UK was Boot & Shoemaker. 100% of Caraway's were Boot & Shoemakers.

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Caraway Historical Records

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Caraway Life Expectancy

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